Curriculum - 2018-2019 Matriculation

The Advanced Professional M.P.H. degree requires a total of 16 course units. The Advanced Professional M.P.H. in Social and Behavioral Sciences requires the student to complete or acquire an exemption from the following courses. If a course is waived, a substitute course must be identified.

Course

Title

Units

Term
Offered

Term
Taken

Notes

MPH Core Courses (7 course units)

BIS 515

Accelerated Biostatistics

2

Summer

 

 

SBS 505

Accelerated Social Foundations of Health

1

Summer

 

 

CDE 515

Accelerated Epidemiology

1

Summer

 

 

EPH 515

Ethics and Public Health: An Introduction

n/a

Fall

 

 

EPH 510

Health Policy and Health Care Systems

1

Fall

 

 

EPH 513

Social, Environmental, & Biological Determinates of Major Health Threats

1

Spring

 

 

One of the following (public health practice requirement):

EPH 500

Public Health Practicum

1

Spring

 

 

EPH 542

Practice-Based Community Health Research

1

Spring

 

 

CDE 596

Global Health Justice Practicum

2

Spring

 

 

EPH 555

Practicum in Climate Change, Sustainability, and Public Health

1

Spring

 

 

Track Courses (5 course units)

CDE 534

Applied Analytic Methods in Epidemiology

1

Spring

 

 

One of the following:

SBS 676

Questionnaire Development

1

Spring

 

 

CDE 580

Qualitative Research Methods

1

Spring

 

 

Two of the following (or permission of academic adviser to substitute):

SBS 531

Health and Aging

1

Fall

 

 

CDE 545

Health Disparities by Race and Social Class

1

Spring

 

 

CDE 572

Obesity Prevention and Lifestyle Interventions

1

Fall

 

 

SBS 573

Social and Cultural Factors in Mental Health and Illness

1

Fall

 

 

SBS 581

Stigma and Health

1

Fall

 

 

SBS 585

Sexuality, Health, and Human Rights

1

Fall

 

SBS 594

Maternal-Child Public Health Nutrition

1

Fall

 

 

SBS 570

LGBTQ Population Health

1

Spring

 

 

One of the following capstone courses:

SBS 574

Developing a Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Intervention

1

Spring

 

 

CDE 617

Developing a Research Proposal

1

Spring

 

 

EPH 608

Frontiers of Public Health

1

Spring

 

 

Elective Courses (4 course units)

1

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

rev. 8.14.2018

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